feeling better in the mistaken belief that facebook
friends are exactly the same as real life friends
. Similar in meaning and pronunciation to placebo effect
Olya: "What are you talking about? I have heaps of friends! Being home alone every Saturday night gives me a chance to catch up with them on facebook."
Charles: "OMG, you are clearly suffering from the facebo effect".
son who appears to have inherited
's male pattern baldness
. It is a play on the phrase heir
apparent and the irony that the subject's hair
is becoming less apparent by the day.
James: "you should see my little bro's receding hair line! He's clearly the hair apparent in our family"
Anthony: "yeah, he really is a chip off the old block"